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Mccandless Family History

Mccandless Name Meaning
Northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cuindlis ‘son of Cuindleas’, an early personal name of uncertain origin.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

157,293 Historical Documents with Mccandless on Ancestry.com
28,556 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
5,134 Military Records
3,144 Immigration Records
21,570 Census and Voter Lists
98,889 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Mccandless Families

  • Number of Mccandless families
     65 - 127
     22 - 64
     1 - 21
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Mccandless families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Mccandless families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Mccandless Family Origin

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Mccandless Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Mccandless families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Mccandless

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Mccandless Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Mccandless census records

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Mccandless Civil War Service Records

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